Celebrate Spring with Victoria, British Columbia’s Oak Bay Beach Hotel as they launch a new selection of culinary offerings and outdoor experiences. The seaside resort welcomes Greater Victoria locals to enjoy a new Mother’s Day Brunch Menu, Sunrise Yoga in the Gardens, At-Home Dining Offerings, and more.
At Home Offerings – Perfect for Date Night at Home
Experience Executive Chef Kreg Graham’s culinary offerings in the comfort of your own home, with a selection of prepared and ready-to-heat meals, such as Coq Au Vin Dinner for Two, Red Wine Braised Lamb Shank Dinner for Two, and more. Locals can now order through the TOCK app. Simply select the date and time to pick up the order, or choose to have it delivered directly to your home. Click here to learn more.
Sunrise Yoga in the Seaside Gardens
Begin your morning with wellness in mind and join the Oak Bay Beach Hotel for Sunrise Yoga on the Seaside Garden Terrace. Beginning May 6 until September 30, 2021, yoga classes are offered twice a week on Thursdays and Saturdays from 7:00 am to 8:00 am. Teaching yoga for over 10 years, Tina Lyons will guide attendees through a breath-focused 60-minute Hatha/Vinyasa style of yoga suitable for all levels of experience. Upon arrival, guests will receive bottled water and sanitized yoga mats to use during the class. Each guest will also receive a cool towel and fresh, house-made smoothie upon departure. Class passes may be purchased online, with partial proceeds from each pass donated to a different local charity every month, beginning with the Victoria Hospitals Foundation for May. Click here to learn more.
Mother’s Day Brunch in the Gardens
The Oak Bay Beach Hotel’s intimate Dining Room has always been known for their memorable Mother’s Day Brunch. This year, the Dining Room is taking Brunch outside to the Garden Terrace with views of the Salish Sea. Reservations include a plated menu of freshly baked pastries, sliced grapefruit drizzled with honey, lemon and mint, Tree Island yogurt and toasted almond granola parfait, artisan charcuterie, an assortment of fine cheeses and accompaniments, sesame Lavash crackers, mini sausage rolls, wild Argentine prawn rolls, pistachio bouchon and French macarons, all paired with a demi-bottle of Bella Sparkling Wine. Price is $60 per person, plus tax and service charge. Individual, socially distanced tables may be booked for groups of 2 to 6 people, ensuring that the provincial health guidelines and physical distancing protocols of the hotel are maintained. Each seating is for a duration of 1 hour and 45 minutes. Click here to learn more.
Mother’s Day Brunch To-Go
Celebrate the most important woman in your life by treating her to a luxurious Mother’s Day Brunch-At-Home Experience, curated by the Executive Culinary Team of the Oak Bay Beach Hotel. Enjoy a selection of freshly baked pastries, fresh berries, sliced grapefruit drizzled with honey, lemon, and mint, Tree Island yogurt and toasted almond granola parfait, artisan charcuterie, an assortment of fine cheeses and accompaniments, sesame Lavash crackers, mini sausage rolls, wild Argentine prawn rolls, pistachio bouchon, and French macarons, all paired with a demi-bottle of Bella Sparkling Wine. Click here to learn more.
The Ultimate Mother’s Day Gift Basket
Give the gift of relaxation and self-care with the Oak Bay Beach Hotel’s Ultimate Mother’s Day Gift Basket. Available for pick-up or delivery, this thoughtfully curated basket includes: A satchel of Boathouse Spa Bath Salts, BABOR Hydro Gel Eye Pads, an Oak Bay Beach Hotel x Queen Bee Candle and Tea, a bottle of Unsworth Vineyards Charme de L’Île, a stunning flower bouquet created by Platinum Floral Designs, a selection of friandises for her to enjoy including macarons, coconut bites and marshmallow kisses, as well as a $10 donation made on behalf of the recipient towards the Victoria Women’s Transition House. Click here to learn more.
Wine Flights at FARO Handcrafted Pizza and Tasting Room
In the spirit of supporting all things local, last month FARO launched a new Wine Flights experience where we showcase a different Vancouver Island winery each month. In the month of April, we chose to focus on Unsworth Vineyards and featured their Charme de L’Île, Symphony and Allegro. In the month of May, FARO will be featuring Blue Grouse Winery’s Quill Rosé, Quill White, and the 2018 Estate Pinot Noir. Wine Flights are available to enjoy daily from 11:30 am to 5:00 pm, and are $24 for a trio of tasting glasses and accompanying gougères.
Exceeding all health guidelines, the hotel has adapted each of their various outdoor offerings to be in strict adherence of the COVID-19 protocols and guidelines set out by the BCCDC. Now is not the time to travel. Stay close to home and support your local tourism businesses in Greater Victoria. To learn more about the hotel’s COVID-19 safety protocols, please click here.
About the Oak Bay Beach Hotel
Nestled on the shores of the Pacific Ocean near Victoria, BC, The Oak Bay Beach Hotel overlooks the Salish Sea and offers breathtaking ocean views of snow-capped Mount Baker in the distance. Just minutes away from the quaint boutique shops, cafes and galleries of Oak Bay Village, the hotel is known for world-class services such as the award-winning Boathouse Spa, heated seaside mineral pools, fine dining and more. Our well-appointed guestrooms and suites offer complimentary self-parking, complimentary San Pellegrino, apples and customized K’Pure hand sanitizer in the room upon arrival and include large spa-inspired bathrooms. Have confidence in our care, knowing every detail has been thought through so we can continue to provide our guests with a safe and special vantage point from which to experience the best of the Pacific Northwest. www.oakbaybeachhotel.com